The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 52 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.23% 0.38% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 0.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-32.94% +6.25%
Objective-C
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
156 209 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 36.11% 39.43% 36.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 111 124
Median daily rate £350 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 23
Median hourly rate £35.25 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.05% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.27 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.53 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Objective-C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Objective-C across the Essex region.

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Objective-C
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the Essex region.

Objective-C Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
1 5 (71.43%) iOS Development
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) Big Data
3 3 (42.86%) Android Development
3 3 (42.86%) Apple Swift
3 3 (42.86%) Android
3 3 (42.86%) Games
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Xcode
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) iOS SDK
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
5 1 (14.29%) Android SDK
5 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source Development
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) SQLite

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Xcode
General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) iOS Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Objective-C Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Designer
5 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Mobile Developer
5 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) iOS SDK
2 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) Android SDK
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) J2ME
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) iOS Development
2 3 (42.86%) Android Development
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Apple Swift
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe